The Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution) (Limits) Regulations 2014

Publication Date:January 01, 2014
 
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2014No. 3306

MARINE POLLUTION

The Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution) (Limits) Regulations 2014

11thDecember2014

17thDecember2014

28thJanuary2015

The Secretary of State is a Minister designated for the purposes of section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972( 1) in relation to measures relating to the safety of ships and the health and safety of persons on them( 2), in relation to measures relating to the environment( 3) and in relation to measures relating to maritime transport( 4).

The Secretary of State makes the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by article 2 of the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution) (Law of the Sea Convention) Order 1996( 5), by article 3 of the Merchant Shipping (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Order 1987( 6), by article 3 of the Merchant Shipping (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Order 1990( 7), by article 3 of the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Oil Pollution) Order 1983( 8), by article 2 of the Merchant Shipping (Oil Pollution Preparedness, Response and Cooperation Convention) Order 1987( 9), by articles 2 and 3 of the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Air Pollution from Ships) Regulations 2006( 10), by articles 3, 4 and 5 of the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution by Sewage and Garbage) Order 2006( 11), by section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972 and by sections 85, 86 and 128(5) and (6) of the Merchant Shipping Act 1995( 12).

In accordance with section 86(4) of the Merchant Shipping Act 1995 the Secretary of State has consulted the persons referred to in that section.

1. These Regulations may be cited as the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution) (Limits) Regulations 2014 and come into force on 28th January 2015.

2. (1) The areas of sea defined in Schedule 1 to these Regulations, being within areas for the time being designated under section 41(3) of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009( 13) (exclusive economic zone), are specified as waters within which the jurisdiction and rights of the United Kingdom are exercisable in accordance with Part XII of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea ( 14) for the protection and preservation of the marine environment.

(2) The coordinates in Schedule 1 are defined on the World Geodetic System 1984 Datum (WGS84).

3. Schedule 2 (amendments to legislation) has effect.

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State

John Hayes

Minister of State

Department for Transport

11th December 2014

SCHEDULE 1

Regulation 2(1)

Point

No.

Latitude

Longitude

Line Type to following

point

FIRST AREA

1

53° 52'.22106N

005° 49'.53816W

Straight line

2

53° 46'.00N

005° 22'.00W

Meridian of longitude

3

53° 45'.80N

005° 22'.00W

Parallel of latitude

4

53° 45'.80N

005° 19'.33W

Meridian of longitude

5

53° 44'.40N

005° 19'.33W

Parallel of latitude

6

53° 44'.40N

005° 17'.85W

Meridian of longitude

7

53° 42'.14N

005° 17'.85W

Parallel of latitude

8

53° 42'.14N

005° 16'.34W

Meridian of longitude

9

53° 39'.00N

005° 16'.34W

Parallel of latitude

10

53° 39'.00N

005° 17'.00W

Meridian of longitude

11

53° 32'.00N

005° 17'.00W

Parallel of latitude

12

53° 32'.00N

005° 19'.00W

Meridian of longitude

13

53° 26'.00N

005° 19'.00W

Parallel of latitude

14

53° 26'.00N

005° 20'.00W

Meridian of longitude

15

53° 09'.00N

005° 20'.00W

Parallel of latitude

16

53° 09'.00N

005° 19'.00W

Meridian of longitude

17

52° 59'.00N

005° 19'.00W

Parallel of latitude

18

52° 59'.00N

005° 22'.50W

Meridian of longitude

19

52° 52'.00N

005° 22'.50W

Parallel of latitude

20

52° 52'.00N

005° 24'.50W

Meridian of longitude

21

52° 44'.00N

005° 24'.50W

Parallel of latitude

22

52° 44'.00N

005° 28'.00W

Meridian of longitude

23

52° 32'.00N

005° 28'.00W

Parallel of latitude

24

52° 32'.00N

005° 22'.80W

Meridian of longitude

25

52° 24'.00N

005° 22'.80W

Parallel of latitude

26

52° 24'.00N

005° 35'.00W

Meridian of longitude

27

52° 16'.00N

005° 35'.00W

Parallel of latitude

28

52° 16'.00N

005° 39'.00W

Meridian of longitude

29

52° 12'.00N

005° 39'.00W

Parallel of latitude

30

52° 12'.00N

005° 42'.00W

Meridian of longitude

31

52° 08'.00N

005° 42'.00W

Parallel of latitude

32

52° 08'.00N

005° 46'.00W

Meridian of longitude

33

52° 04'.00N

005° 46'.00W

Parallel of latitude

34

52° 04'.00N

005° 50'.00W

Meridian of longitude

35

52° 00'.00N

005° 50'.00W

Parallel of latitude

36

52° 00'.00N

005° 54'.00W

Meridian of longitude

37

51° 58'.00N

005° 54'.00W

Parallel of latitude

38

51° 58'.00N

005° 57'.00W

Meridian of longitude

39

51° 54'.00N

005° 57'.00W

Parallel of latitude

40

51° 54'.00N

006° 00'.00W

Meridian of longitude

41

51° 50'.00N

006° 00'.00W

Parallel of latitude

42

51° 50'.00N

006° 06'.00W

Meridian of longitude

43

51° 40'.00N

006° 06'.00W

Parallel of latitude

44

51° 40'.00N

006° 18'.00W

Meridian of longitude

45

51° 30'.00N

006° 18'.00W

Parallel of latitude

46

51° 30'.00N

006° 33'.00W

Meridian of longitude

47

51° 20'.00N

006° 33'.00W

Parallel of latitude

48

51° 20'.00N

006° 42'.00W

Meridian of longitude

49

51° 10'.00N

006° 42'.00W

Parallel of latitude

50

51° 10'.00N

006° 48'.00W

Meridian of longitude

51

51° 00'.00N

006° 48'.00W

Parallel of latitude

52

51° 00'.00N

007° 03'.00W

Meridian of longitude

53

50° 50'.00N

007° 03'.00W

Parallel of latitude

54

50° 50'.00N

007° 12'.00W

Meridian of longitude

55

50° 40'.00N

007° 12'.00W

Parallel of latitude

56

50° 40'.00N

007° 36'.00W

Meridian of longitude

57

50° 30'.00N

007° 36'.00W

Parallel of latitude

58

50° 30'.00N

008° 00'.00W

Meridian of longitude

59

50° 20'.00N

008° 00'.00W

Parallel of latitude

60

50° 20'.00N

008° 12'.00W

Meridian of longitude

61

50° 10'.00N

008° 12'.00W

Parallel of latitude

62

50° 10'.00N

008° 24'.00W

Meridian of longitude

63

50° 00'.00N

008° 24'.00W

Parallel of latitude

64

50° 00'.00000N

008° 32'.02264W

Meridian of longitude

65

49° 50'.00000N

008° 32'.02264W

Parallel of latitude

66

49° 50'.00000N

008° 36'.00000W

Meridian of longitude

67

49° 40'.00000N

008° 36'.00000W

Parallel of latitude

68

49° 40'.00000N

008° 45'.00000W

Meridian of longitude

69

49° 30'.00000N

008° 45'.00000W

Parallel of latitude

70

49° 30'.00000N

009° 03'.00000W

Meridian of longitude

71

49° 20'.00000N

009° 03'.00000W

Parallel of latitude

72

49° 20'.00000N

009° 12'.00000W

Meridian of longitude

73

49° 10'.00000N

009° 12'.00000W

Parallel of latitude

74

49° 10'.00000N

009° 17'.00000W

Meridian of longitude

75

49° 00'.00000N

009° 17'.00000W

Parallel of latitude

76

49° 00'.00000N

009° 24'.00000W

Meridian of longitude

77

48° 50'.00000N

009° 24'.00000W

Parallel of latitude

78

48° 50'.00000N

009° 24'.53688W

Meridian of longitude

79

48° 30'.00000N

009° 24'.53688W

Parallel of latitude

80

48° 30'.00000N

009° 48'.00000W

Meridian of longitude

81

48° 20'.00000N

009° 48'.00000W

Parallel of latitude

82

48° 20'.00000N

009° 55'.00241W

Meridian of longitude

83

48° 10'.81127N

009° 55'.00241W

Parallel of latitude

84

48° 10'.81127N

010° 48'.56229W

84 to 85 are joined

by a line every point of which is 200 nautical miles from the nearest point on the baselines from which the breadth

of the territorial sea of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is measured.

85

47° 26' 124N

009° 52' 637W

Geodesic

86

48° 05'.935N

009° 36'.588W

Loxodrome

87

49° 11'.940N

005° 41'.587W

Loxodrome

88

49° 12'.107N

005° 40'.587W

Loxodrome

89

49° 12'.940N

005° 20'.753W

Loxodrome

90

49° 13'.307N

005° 18'.087W

Loxodrome

91

49° 14'.407N

005° 11'.087W

Loxodrome

92

49° 23'.175N

004° 32'.735W

Loxodrome

93

49° 27'.325N

004° 21'.852W

Loxodrome

94

49° 27'.608N

004° 17'.985W

Loxodrome

95

49° 32'.075N

003° 55'.868W

Loxodrome

96

49° 32'.642N

003° 42'.818W

Loxodrome

97

49° 33'.142N

003° 34'.918W

Loxodrome

98

49° 38'.443N

003° 21'.085W

Loxodrome

99

49° 46'.443N

002° 56'.585W

Loxodrome

100

49° 57'.777N

002° 48'.485W

Loxodrome

101

50° 09'.178N

002° 03'.517W

Loxodrome

102

50° 09'.195N

001° 30'.083W

Loxodrome

103

50° 08'.395N

001° 00'.083W

Loxodrome

104

50° 07'.428N

000° 30'.082W

Loxodrome

105

50° 13'.163N

000° 15'.582W

Loxodrome

106

50° 14'.147N

000° 02'.152E

Loxodrome

107

50° 19'.630N

000° 36'.118E

Loxodrome

108

50° 23'.313N

000° 46'.570E

Loxodrome

109

50° 38'.582N

001° 07'.353E

Loxodrome

110

50° 47'.782N

001° 15'.385E

Loxodrome

111

50° 49'.463N

001° 15'.810E

Loxodrome

SECOND AREA

112

51° 11'.962N

001° 53'.253E

Loxodrome

113

51° 14'.398N

001° 57'.218E

Loxodrome

114

51° 20'.133N

002° 02'.218E

Loxodrome

115

51° 30'.183N

002° 07'.218E

Loxodrome

116

51° 33'.417N

002° 14'.218E

Geodesic

117

51° 36'.733N

002° 15'.120E

Geodesic

118

51° 48'.250N

002° 28'.820E

Geodesic

119

51° 52'.517N

002° 32'.280E

Geodesic

120

51° 58'.950N

002° 37'.517E

Geodesic

121

52° 00'.950N

002° 39'.417E

Geodesic

122

52° 05'.250N

002° 42'.117E

Geodesic

123

52° 05'.950N

002° 42'.817E

Geodesic

124

52° 12'.350N

002° 50'.317E

Geodesic

125

52° 17'.350N

002° 55'.917E

Geodesic

126

52° 24'.950N

003° 03'.417E

Geodesic

127

52° 37'.250N

003° 10'.917E

Geodesic

128

52° 46'.950N

003° 12'.217E

Geodesic

129

52° 52'.950N

003° 10'.417E

Geodesic

130

53° 18'.050N

003° 03'.317E

Geodesic

131

53° 28'.150N

003° 00'.917E

Geodesic

132

53° 35'.050N

002° 59'.217E

Geodesic

133

53° 40'.050N

002° 57'.317E

Geodesic

134

53° 57'.750N

002° 51'.917E

Geodesic

135

54° 22'.750N

002° 45'.717E

Geodesic

136

54° 37'.250N

002° 53'.817E

Geodesic

137

55° 45'.858N

003° 22'.130E

Geodesic

138

55° 50'.059N

003° 23'.913E

Geodesic

139

55° 55'.116N

003° 20'.915E

Geodesic

140

56° 05'.159N

003° 14'.914E

Geodesic

141

56° 35'.660N

002° 36'.712E

Geodesic

142

57° 54'.262N

001° 57'.807E

Geodesic

143

58° 25'.763N

001° 28'.905E

Geodesic

144

59° 17'.365N

001° 42'.602E

Geodesic

145

59° 53'.766N

002° 04'.501E

Geodesic

146

61° 21'.370N

001° 47'.295E

Geodesic

147

61° 44'.171N

001° 33'.493E

Geodesic

148

61° 44'.171N

001° 33'.117E

Geodesic

149

62° 16'.705N

001° 10'.571E

Geodesic

150

62° 19'.652N

001° 08'.409E

Geodesic

151

62° 22'.323N

001° 06'.363E

Geodesic

152

62° 24'.918N

001° 04'.323E

Geodesic

153

62° 27'.520N

001° 02'.187E

Geodesic

154

62° 30'.137N

000° 59'.991E

Geodesic

155

62° 32'.762N

000° 57'.697E

Geodesic

156

62° 36'.319N

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